Archive for ‘Vento’

We test the Vento IPL Edition: It just became sportier!

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Cricket, is followed as a religion in India and amidst one of the biggest cricket tournament in India, we test the IPL edition Vento TDI from the German stable, Volkswagen. The German company followed the previous year’s success with their first IPL edition, which was a huge success among the cricket fans in India....

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Maruti Suzuki SX4 Diesel versus Volkswagen Vento Diesel

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Maruti Suzuki SX4 is a tried and tested sedan which is extremely popular for its performance and features and the brand value that Maruti holds in India. It is now available in the diesel variant and brings excellent performance and features on par with rest of the competition in the midsize sedan segment. Volkswagen...

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Hyundai Verna versus Volkswagen Vento

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Hyundai’s Verna has never been the ‘star car’ for the Korean giant in India. The first-generation Verna was not able to create great ripples, although there were people who appreciated Hyundai’s effort. And their appreciation was the drive that kept the Verna rolling in India. Over the years the company tried various upgrades and...

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Maruti SX4 diesel versus VW Vento

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Taking into account the success of diesel cars in India, Maruti Suzuki decided to launch a diesel variant of its flagship mid-size sedan the SX4. The “new” SX4 is not really a new car as it retains the same structure, interiors and the exterior with no visible changes that would differentiate it from the...

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Volkswagen Vento 1.6-litre diesel: An irresistible deal

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How does the German Vento 1.6-litre diesel deal with the Indian conditions? We decided to find out. Perhaps one of the bigger challenges is that the automobile industry has been launching an appealing sedan based on a successful hatchback design. Think about it and immediately you’ll get images of several car models that look...

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Honda City versus Volkswagen Vento: Rumble in the jungle

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Heavy lies the head that wears the crown. It’s an old saying. The Honda City has ruled the roost with an invincible dominance of the premium C-segment. Who could fault its combination of attributes: style, the Honda badge, good fuel-efficiency, effortless performance and the aura of being the ‘Car of the Year’? The swagger...

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Volkswagen Vento: Love at first sight

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How important the Indian market is to the leading car manufacturers all over the world is becoming increasingly evident as they launch cars that are designed and built specifically for the Indian conditions and market requirements. The Vento from Volkswagen is the first such car to hit the Indian roads among the many to...

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